Living the Island Dream! Accommodations on Gili Trawangan

There are loads of great options for accommodations on Gili Trawangan, but this article covers our stay at Vila Ombak Sunset and Vila Ombak. Continue Reading →

Gili Islands, Lombok – A Remote Island Experience in Indonesia

You can have a remote island experience and live your tropical dream in the Gili Islands, Lombok. Lounge around on beautiful beaches, gorge on fresh seafood every day, and snorkel through crystal clear waters, or dance the night away in trendy bars and al-fresco restaurants. Continue Reading →

Samabe Bali Suites and Villas: A Luxury All Inclusive Resort in Bali

A review and photo essay of our recent vacation at Samabe Bali Suites and Villas, a luxury all inclusive resort in Bali, Indonesia. This beautiful five-star resort in Nusa Dua is one of the nicest resorts we’ve ever stayed at. Continue Reading →

Going All Inclusive at The Grand Mirage in Nusa Dua, Bali

Thinking of going to The Grand Mirage Resort & Thalasso Bali? The Grand Mirage offers an all-inclusive vacation served with traditional Balinese hospitality. Continue Reading →

A Visit to Sabah Borneo’s Poring Hot Springs Recreational Area

Located in the foot hills of Mount Kinabalu, the area is best known for the Poring Hot Spring and Nature Reserve. The hot spring is managed by Sabah Parks, and the various accommodation options and dining facilities are managed by Sutera Sanctuary Lodges, which is where we were headed for a two-night cabin stay. Continue Reading →

Visiting the Xi’an Terracotta Warriors

The Terracotta Warriors are undoubtedly one of the biggest archeological finds of the 20th century. The site is located just 1.5 kilometers easy of Emperor Qin Shi Huang’s Mausoleum, in Lontong, Xi’an in Shaanxi Province. I can honestly say in all these years of travel, the Terracotta Warriors in Xi-An still remain one of the most impressive sights I’ve ever laid eyes on. Continue Reading →

Three Must-Visit Luxury Island Getaways

While budget beach holidays or European ski trips have their own inherent charms, sometimes you might crave a destination that’s a little more obviously and decadently luxurious. If you’re looking for the perfect luxury island getaway this year, one of the following three exciting destinations might just fit the bill. Continue Reading →